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D-S girls take care of Atlantic on tennis court

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D-S girls tennis vs. Trojans

The Denison-Schleswig varsity girls’ tennis team picked up a 6-3 victory at Atlantic on Tuesday.

Megan Nahnsen’s D-S squad swept all six singles matches for the victory, but Atlantic did capture all three matches in doubles play.

The win moved D-S to 4-1 overall in matches on the year.

"The girls had a great night competing against Atlantic after Monday’s loss to Sioux City East," commented Nahnsen.

"Our singles matches were some of the best tennis that I have seen so far this season. Every girl on our team fought hard and earned their points through strong hits and serves," she added.

The D-S JV girls won 13-of-15 matches, including 9-of-10 in singles play.

Singles winner at the JV level for D-S were Lizzie Jepsen, Tori Willenborg, Paola Martinez, Leslie Perez, Abby Gehlsen, Ruby Sosa, Cierra Larson, Hailey Meseck and Harley Wiebers.

Tuesday’s varsity results are below.


No. 1 - Hannah Auen (D-S) defeated Hana Holtz, 8-5; No. 2 - Sarah Faya (D-S) defeated Emma Templeton, 8-5; No. 3 - Ali Thul (D-S) defeated Chloe Davis, 8-4; No. 4 - Jocelyn Olivera (D-S) defeated Gene Martinez, 9-7; No. 5 - Ashley Rivas (D-S) defeated Molly McFadden, 8-5; No. 6 - Mireya Patino (D-S) defeated Nellie Grooms (8-6)



No. 1 - Templeton/Davis (A) defeated Auen/Faya, 8-8 (7-4); No. 2 - Holtz/Martinez (A) defeated Rauch/Thul, 8-8 (7-3); No. 3 - McFadden/Grooms (A) defeated Olivera/Rivas, 8-4

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